Past Crawford Family Forum Events

LA STAGE Alliance

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Professionalism in the American theater: What it means in Los Angeles and beyond

What does "professionalism" mean in the American theater? This is the question asked by a new national research study just released by Yale University. More

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NEXT: Global Climate Change - Can Humanity Survive? [VIDEO]

Are we taking measures against climate change fast enough to preserve our planet and our lifestyle? More

Shirley Jahad

Aldama Elementary School (auditorium)

Changing Neighborhoods: Tradition, Transition, and Gentrification in L.A.

Silver Lake, Venice, Boyle Heights: these L.A. neighborhoods have seen substantial change over the last several years. Today, Highland Park joins those areas as changes abound. More

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Brand Real: How Smart Companies Live Their Brand Promise [VIDEO]

Apple or Android? Toyota or Jeep? Taco Bell or Chipotle? These days, consumers define themselves through brand choices, with the Internet throwing up new brands every day. More

Punk in Africa

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Punk in Africa – A Film and Conversation

Three chords, three countries, one revolution. More

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Oscars 2013: Watch the Academy Awards with KPCC

KPCC's Mike Roe and comedian April Richardson hosted a fun and casual night complete with Oscar bingo, a Tweet-fest (#KPCCoscars), and a photo booth! More

Jason Georges/KPCC

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Comedy Congress Live

Our motto on Comedy Congress is that just when politics makes you want to cry, it’s usually best to laugh. More


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The Powerbroker - A Film and Conversation

Whitney M. Young, Jr. was one of the most celebrated - and controversial - leaders of the civil rights era. The Powerbroker: Whitney Young's Fight for Civil Rights follows his journey from segregated Kentucky to head of the National Urban League. More

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Who Will Be L.A.’s Next Mayor? AirTalk’s 2013 Live Mayoral Debate (video)

Watch the archived video of Wednesday's debate, hosted by Airtalk's Larry Mantle, among the five front-running candidates for Los Angeles' next mayor. More

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Traumatic Brain Injury: from Pee-Wee Leagues to the NFL

Athletes collide, there's the unmistakable sound of heads hitting hard, the players look dazed but get up and go right back into the action. Dizziness, nausea, confusion; many of us can recognize the immediate symptoms of a concussion, but how much do we really know about the long term effects of a traumatic brain injury? Add aggression, long-term memory loss and suicide to that mix. More